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ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F Gaming LGA1151 DDR4 3866MHz Motherboard with AURA Lighting

Code: A96WZ

  • Intel LGA1151 socket for seventh and sixth generation Intel i3/i5/i7/Celeron and Pentium processors
  • Built using the latest Intel Z270 chipset for faster more efficient system operation
  • Integrated LED board lighting with 4-pin RGB headers controllable with the AURA lighting system

Product details

ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F Gaming LGA1151 DDR4 3866MHz Motherboard with AURA Lighting

• Intel LGA1151 socket for seventh and sixth generation Intel i3/i5/i7/Celeron and Pentium processors
• Built using the latest Intel Z270 chipset for faster more efficient system operation
• Integrated LED board lighting with 4-pin RGB headers controllable with the AURA lighting system
• Install up to 64GB of DDR4 memory over four DIMM sockets capable of speeds up to 3,866MHz
• Install multiple components using the following expansion slots: 2x PCIe 3.0 x16, 1xPCIe 3.0 x16 (x4 mode) and 4x PCIe 3.0 x1
• Compatible with two-way SLI or three-way Crossfire multi-GPU setups
• Install a number of internal storage devices and optical storage using: 6x SATA III 6-Gbps ports with support for RAID 0/1/5/10 and twin M.2 keys for ultra-fast solid state performance up to 32GBps
• Utilise 6x USB 3.0, 6x USB 2.0, and two rear mounted USB 3.1 ports (A+C) for external I/O devices
• Onboard audio by SupremeFX making use of the 7.1 channel S1220A codec
• Intel I219V Gigabit LAN controller with integrated anti-surge and ROG GameFirst technology
• OC design and five way optimisation make it easy to get the most from your system
• I/O guard and heatsink provide you gaming system with a stylish look
• Make your system unique to you with support for 3D printed components
• Manufacturer model number: 90MB0SV0-M0EAY0
• Thee-year warranty

Defined aesthetics and high-speed performance
The ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F ATX Gaming Motherboard pushes the limits of your system so you can enjoy your gaming rig to its full potential. Built on the Intel Z270 chipset, you can enjoy faster system operations with USB 3.1 and M.2 functionality. Support is also included for increased PCIe lanes, which make it possible for faster communication between your installed components. Utilise the newest Intel seventh generation Intel core processors and accelerate your system with high speed DDR4 memory. The ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F has been built from the ground up to give you a system you can be proud of for years to come.

This sleek motherboard uses a neutral monochrome colour scheme, which makes it easy to customise your lighting setup and match the board up with all of your system components. This is a great feature if you want to show off your system when installed in a windowed ATX case. Sharp clean edges on the board’s I/O shield and heatsinks complement your components, and an integrated AURA lighting system gives you millions of lighting options.

Next-gen connectivity
The ASUS ROG STRIX motherboard series provides you with multiple build options to tailor your system to just the way you want it. The ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F features Gigabit LAN to give you high speed access to your connected networks. USB 3.1 functionality on the rear I/O panel give you extremely high speed data transfers to external storage devices. The Z270F is an ideal choice if you want a gaming platform fast performing and stable network access

One click optimisation
Packed with ASUS Technology the ROG STRIX Z270F features the acclaimed UEFI BOIS as well as a five-way optimisation scheme. This allows budding overclockers to increase the performance of the motherboard with one click of the mouse. Accelerate your CPU and increase system memory speeds easily in times of need. The motherboard uses a combination of separate programs to effectively handle overclocking operations so you don’t need to tinker with unfamiliar settings and compromise system stability.

You can monitor all aspects of your system and its connected devices with the UFEI BIOS system. This uses a graphical interface that makes it easy to locate and check all aspects of the mainboard, from CPU voltages to chassis fan speeds. Software protection is included in the form of Crash Free BIOS 3 and EZ Flash, with which you can keep the core software of your build updated easily. Q-LED makes fault-finding a breeze, multi coloured indicators let you know which area has an issue instantly on boot, so you can identify the problem area without confusing error codes.

ASUS software included
Once you have your system up and running, ASUS offer their software expertise to aid you when you’re focused on the game. Never miss a communication from your teammates again with the ‘Overwolf’ in-game overlay. Browse the internet while gaming to find online tips and tricks or send a ‘call to arms’ to your friends if the going gets tough.

ROG Clone Drive revolutionises the way you back up your important system files from your hard disk or solid state drive. Create backups or an image of your target drive to single or multiple locations quickly so you can ensure your system is safe should a drive fail.

RAM Cache II ensures you are the first into a game and gain the advantage by pre-loading your favourite games and applications, so you can jump into the action with incredible speed and leave the competition lagging behind.

System compatibility
Seventh generation Intel Core processors are supported when using Windows 10 only. Sixth generation processors using the LGA 1151 socket can also be used but are only supported across Windows 7 32/64 and 8.1 32/64 operating systems.

Form factor ATX
Processor socket LGA 1151
Chipset type Z270
Maximum RAM supported 64 DDR 4
Number of RAM slots 4 x DIMM Slots
RAM type supported DDR4 3866(O.C.)/3733(O.C.)/3600(O.C.)/3466(O.C.)/3400(O.C.)/3333(O.C.)/3300(O.C.)/3200(O.C.)/3000(O.C.)/2800(O.C.)/2666(O.C.)/2400(O.C.)/2133 MHz
Expansion ports
2 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 or dual x8)
1 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (max at x4 mode)
4 x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
Storage slots
1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (both SATA & PCIE mode)
1 x M.2 Socket 3, with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (x4 PCIE mode)
6 x SATA 6Gb/s port(s)
Support Raid 0, 1, 5, 10
Internal input and output (I/O) ports
1 x AAFP connector
2 x RGB Header(s)
1 x USB 3.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 2 USB 3.0 port(s)
3 x USB 2.0 connector(s) support(s) additional 6 USB 2.0 port(s)
1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key design, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (Supports both SATA & PCIE SSD)
1 x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 storage devices support (PCIE mode only)
6 x SATA 6Gb/s connector(s)
1 x CPU Fan connector(s)
1 x CPU OPT Fan connector(s)
2 x Chassis Fan connector(s)
1 x 24-pin EATX Power connector(s)
1 x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector(s)
1 x System panel(s) (Chassis intrusion header is inbuilt)
1 x DRCT header(s)
1 x CPU OV
1 x 5-pin EXT_FAN(Extension Fan) connector
1 x ROG extension (ROG_EXT) header(s)
1 x 14-1 pin TPM connector
1 x COM port header
1 x High AMP Fan Header
1 x T_Sensor Connector
1 x AIO PUMP Header
3 x 3D Mount screw port(s)
External input and output (I/O) ports
1 x PS/2 keyboard/mouse combo port(s)
1 x DVI-D
1 x DisplayPort
1 x HDMI
1 x LAN (RJ45) port(s)
2 x USB 3.1 Type-A + Type-C
4 x USB 3.0 (blue)
1 x Optical S/PDIF out
5 x Audio jack(s)
SLI support Yes -Two Way SLI
CrossFire support Yes - Three way CrossFireX
LAN controller Intel® I219V
LAN interface 10/100/1000
Wireless No
On-board audio SupremeFX 8 Channel audio codec
Width 244 mm
Depth 305 mm
Manufacturer warranty Three Years
Package content
User's manual
ASUS Q-Shield
4 x SATA 6Gb/s cable(s)
1 x M.2 Screw Package
1 x CPU installation tool
1 x Supporting DVD
1 x ROG Strix stickers
1 x 10 in 1 ROG Cable Label(s)
1 x Extension Cable for RGB strips (80 cm)
1 x 3D printing mount package
1 x ROG coasters

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A96WZ ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F Gaming LGA1151 DDR4 3866MHz Motherboard with AURA Lighting (1+) £189.99

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